Telling your friends you own something called a Hustler 6 In Wood will set them off thinking in all sorts of directions — so you’d better tell them quickly it’s a car and has nothing to do with the racy periodicals published by Larry Flynt.
When was the last time you got to say: “I was there when a Guinness World Record was broken?”
Well, if you want something special to share in a post- weekend wrap-up to beat the Monday workday blues, then plan on heading to Lancelin on Saturday, October 15, for the inaugural Lancelin Off-Road Muster sponsored by Perth Diesel Performance and Line-X.
In what may feel like justice for car enthusiasts around the country, a court in Queensland today dismissed a case from Queensland Police against a car enthusiast that had been charged with a Type 1 hooning offence (2297) for ‘wilfully creating undue noise’ in his Lamborghini Huracan.
The US government has announced a new federal policy for self-driving cars, which includes guidelines for the responsible federal agencies, a model legislative template for state governments, and a 15-point checklist that car makers and technology companies will be encouraged to measure their autonomous vehicles against.
There are plenty of movies and books that explore the possibility of artificial intelligence and machines that manage to outsmart their creators, reprogram themselves with the intention of taking over the world and enslaving or wiping out the human race, thus establishing robots as the alpha species.
We are living in a postmodern society, re-writing contemporary history on a daily basis as we work our way through the information age while concurrently existing in both the social age and big data age.